Posts for death

Dust and Water

General/Column June 17, 2019

Once, I ran headlong into the waves and let their salty sheets enfold my body, drench clothes and shoes newly…

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Learning to Be a Magician

General/Column December 17, 2018

For the Mothers My advice is to wear red silk, stand on stage, where all mothers of dying sons stand,…

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First Love & Then a Death

General/Column April 13, 2018

At a Little League game in early March, my husband Chris and I learned that the mother of our 13-year-old…

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Sticks

General/Column June 19, 2017

My seven-year-old daughter is watching Bob Ross paint mountains on television. She is entranced with the fan brush—the way its…

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